The Ottumwa Courier

November 4, 2013

Master Gardeners' presentation Nov. 14


Ottumwa Courier

---- — ALBIA — The Monroe County Master Gardeners will be hosting a presentation by Mike and Melanie Seals, owners and operators of Country Roads Produce in Moravia. It will be held at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14 at the Monroe County Extension Office, 219 B Ave. West, Albia.

The public is invited, and light refreshments will be served. There is no charge to attend, but donations are always welcome. The Seals farm approximately 10 acres of produce, selling most all of their harvest to local restaurants, grocery stores and assisted living facilities. Country Roads Produce specializes in growing tomatoes and also winter crops in their four high tunnels. The Seals family will be speaking about the history of their farm and its operation, and more specifically on the details of growing vegetables in high tunnels and utilizing a high tunnel for season extension.

For more information, call Tom Williamson at 641-932-2674.